BELLEVILLE, Il. — The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department announced that 19-year-old Alex Brownlee has been charged with allegedly sexually abusing a 13-year-old child.
Alex Brownlee is charged with three counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Brownlee, a resident of Washington Park Il., is accused of committing these offenses during September and October 2018 in the “east-end” of unincorporated Belleville, Il.
The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services began investigating the case as of November 1 and conducted interviews with the victim and the victim’s parents. The suspect was identified through the investigation process.
Brownlee remains in the St. Clair County Jail with bond set at $150,000.